Peer Review Coordinator

Employer
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
Location
Rockville, Maryland
Posted
May 11, 2017
Closes
Jun 15, 2017
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), a non-profit scientific society, is seeking a Peer Review Coordinator to coordinate and oversee the daily operation of a submission processing and tracking system for multiple Associate Editors associated with several research journals. Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining the flow of manuscripts within the manuscript tracking system, from assignment to final decision.
  • Assisting with the quality control of manuscript submissions prior to Editor assignment.
  • Providing support for authors, reviewers and scientific editors.
  • Helping to maintain the Editorial Board database, and assist Associate Editors during the annual editorial board nomination cycle.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years’ of relevant work and internship experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Must have excellent English grammar, and written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have strong customer service skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and strong organizational skills a must.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word. 
  • Bench Press Manuscript Tracking System and EJournal Press Manuscript Tracking System knowledge a plus.

How to Apply:

 

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit:  http://www.faseb.org/employment

 

Please send a cover letter and salary requirements with your resume.

 

About ASBMB:

 

For more information about ASBMB, please visit: www.asbmb.org 

 

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